Baidu Q2 revenue shrinks, warns of further decline

By Chris Udemans

Revenue for Chinese search giant Baidu contracted 1% in the second quarter compared with the same year-ago period, with the company warning that the downward trend could continue in the second half of 2020.

Why it matters: Baidu narrowed a revenue …

EV maker Xpeng raises additional $300 million: report

By Chris Udemans

Electric vehicle (EV) startup Xpeng has raised an additional $300 million as part of the company’s Series C+, bringing the total amount raised in the round to $800 million.

Why it matters: The deal reflects growing optimism in China’s electric vehic…